Mo Abudu’s blockbuster movie “The Wedding Party 2-Destination Dubai,” has made over 100 million Naira on within five days after its opening weekend, its producers said.
The movie was released in cinemas across the country on Friday, December 15.
This feat is now the highest ever in the Nigerian Box Office, breaking the N36 million record set by the first part of the movie,’ The Wedding Party 1,’ on its opening weekend last year.
Mo Abudu, Chief Executive of Ebony Studios, one of the producers of the movie, made the success of the sequel known on her Instagram page.
She wrote: “We are riding high! All glory to God. Because when God says YES!! Nobody can say No!! We have now hit N100m in 5 days!! This is another industry record being broken! Incredible????Thank you so much Nigeria, thank you so much Africa! With God all things are truly possible????. Please take the entire family to a cinema near you now to watch #TWP2 and fill this season of Xmas with love and laughter ?????❤ #WeddingPartyMovie2 .
Nigerian movie lovers have been expecting this sequel to the inter-tribal-marriage-themed movie, which recently translated to the real life marriage of its main characters Dunni (Adesua) and Dozie (Banky W).